Books & Video Courses

AppSync Masterclass - video course

Learn how to build performant and scalable GraphQL APIs quickly and cheaply, without having to manage any infrastructure! In this course, you will build a Twitter clone using AppSync, Lambda, DynamoDB, Vue.js and Tailwind CSS.

Serverless Architectures on AWS - book

Check out my new book with Peter Sbarski (A Cloud Guru) and Ajay Nair (Director of Product at AWS Lambda) and learn how to build serverless architectures on AWS, including overviews of API Gateway, Lambda and AppSync.

Guide to Step Functions - video course

Learn the ins and outs of Step Functions. By the end of the course, you should have a good grasp of how it works, when to use it, and design patterns and best practices to help you get the most out of the Step Functions service.

Lambda best practices - video course

Become an AWS Lambda blackbelt, in byte-sized lessons. It’s easy to get started with AWS Lambda and quickly ship something. But the thing is, there are lots of hidden decisions that can bite you in the ass later if you don’t think about them.

Production-Ready Serverless - workshop

4-week, self-paced online workshop that takes you through building a production ready serverless website from testing, deployment, security right through to observability. Next workshop runs from Sep 1st to Sep 28th.

Production-Ready Serverless - workshop

2-day, instructor-led online workshop that takes you through building a production ready serverless website from testing, deployment, security right through to observability. Next workshop is on Oct 8th-9th.

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